Community Events in April 2022

There are lots of opportunities to help out at our local parks or greenspaces and volunteers are always welcome. Here are just a few coming up this month – just click on a link below for more information. There are also a number of #GBSpringClean litter picks taking place in Medway which we have included … Continue reading Community Events in April 2022

Great British Spring Clean 2022

The seventh annual #GBSpringClean will take place from 25 March – 10 April 2022. Litter picks in Medway: Please check back soon - more information/events will be as we get them: Sat 26th MarchAnchorians Playing Field 10.30-11.30am, meet at the vehicular entrance on Darland Avenue ME7 3AN Hillyfields 12.00-1.00pm, QEII Field, Admiral’s Gardens, Prince Arthur … Continue reading Great British Spring Clean 2022

Community Events in March 2022

There are lots of opportunities to help out at our local parks or greenspaces and volunteers are always welcome. Here are just a few coming up this month - just click on a link below for more information. Thu 3 Mar | 10am - 12 noon: Friends of Broomhill Old Orchard Workgroup Sun 6 Mar … Continue reading Community Events in March 2022

Community Events in February 2022

There are lots of opportunities to help out at our local parks or greenspaces and volunteers are always welcome. Here are just a few coming up this month - just click on a link below for more information. Thu 3 Feb | 10am - 12 noon: Friends of Broomhill Old Orchard Workgroup Sun 6 Feb … Continue reading Community Events in February 2022

Community Events in January 2022

There are lots of opportunities to help out at our local parks or greenspaces and volunteers are always welcome. Here are just a few coming up this month - just click on a link below for more information. Thu 13 Jan | 10am - 12 noon: Friends of Broomhill Old Orchard Workgroup Thu 20 Jan … Continue reading Community Events in January 2022

Free school holiday park activities

Join the Medway Swale Estuary Partnership for some *free* school holiday park activities this summer in the five urban Green Flag parks. Booking is through Eventbrite or alternatively email info@msep.org.uk for Hillyfields, Great Lines and Broomhill, and the 2 picnic events are drop in with no need to book. DatesLocationEventTimes28 Jul 2021HillyfieldsBuild a Bird Feeder & games10am-12pm29 … Continue reading Free school holiday park activities

Dog walking beside it's owner

Medway Council Animal Warden Team Event at Broomhill Park

The Animal Warden Team at Medway Council are holding a small event within Broomhill Park on Thursday 29th July 2021 between 11:00-15:00 hours. There will be a stand promoting responsible dog ownership along with chip-checking to ensure details are up to date and offering free dog microchipping. Battersea will also be in attendance. There will … Continue reading Medway Council Animal Warden Team Event at Broomhill Park

Broomhill Old Orchard

Friends of Broomhill Spring Newsletter

The Friends of Broomhill are pleased to recommence volunteering activities from Thursday 8th April in the Old Orchard and Sunday 11th April 2021 for Park task days. The group will continue to thrive if they can maintain a regular team of volunteers who enjoy attending task days and helping keep the park in good condition, … Continue reading Friends of Broomhill Spring Newsletter

Minutes from the MUGS Forum meeting of Thursday Feb 4th 7.00pm

Apologies: Cllr Maple, Liz Duckworth, Annmarie Behn, Natalie Poulton Welcome and Introduction Introduction of Peter Garrett, recently appointed the Greenspace Access and Programme Manager. Peter has a huge wealth of experience and expertise in the management of greenspaces, volunteer groups, rights of way and countryside management. He takes on the key role in the future … Continue reading Minutes from the MUGS Forum meeting of Thursday Feb 4th 7.00pm

Top 10 Green Flag Award-winning parks

This year a record-breaking 2,061 parks in the UK achieved the prestigious Green Flag Award, and for the past month, the UK public has been voting for their favourite in the Green Flag Award People's Choice. Over 59,000 votes were cast in total and the winners have now been announced as:  Cassiobury Park, Watford Hollycroft Park, … Continue reading Top 10 Green Flag Award-winning parks